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William Carl Pettek Collection

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William Carl Pettek Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Carl Pettek
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1970
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Coast Guard
Unit of Service
Northern Surveillance Group, Task Force 115 (Mobile Riverine Force); USCGC Cactus (WLB 270); USCGC Castle Rock (WHEC 383); USCGC Chase (WHEC 718); USCGC Point Kennedy (WPB 82320), USCG Division 12
Location of Service
Cape May, New Jersey; Boston, Massachusetts; New Orleans, Louisiana; Da Nang, Vietnam; Newfoundland; South China Sea; Pacific; Atlantic; Alameda, California
Highest Rank
Gunner's Mate Third Class
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Susan Slaninka
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/79939
Subjects:
Pettek, William Carl
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Coast Guard.
Cite as:
William Carl Pettek Collection
(AFC/2001/001/79939), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-01-17
 

 

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